What Equipment Do You Need To Record A Song?

The days of needing a studio full of specialized gear to record music are largely behind us. Sure, that stuff is nice, but it’s hardly required for laying down a decent track. So what equipment do you need?

In this latest piece from MusicThinkTank, M Banks outlines what sort of infrastructure and gear you should have in order to cut a high quality track from the comfort of your own home.

“You don’t need a massive recording studio anymore. In fact, many of the things that you can do in these studios now come in the form of software on a desktop computer or laptop. Chances are pretty good you already have a computer or laptop at home, but if you don’t, make sure you opt for one with decent processing power. It doesn’t have to be a top-of-the-line gaming rig — it just needs to be able to handle the paces you’ll put it through.”

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